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“Very honest stuff” – Steve Reich on ‘Morning’ “Certainly one of the most distinctive and beautiful new-music albums of recent times,” Presto Classical NEWS: New promo films of The Braid Ensemble (three others available on YouTube): Filmed at Masterchord Studios by www.bieleckiandbielecka.com   Tickets NOW on sale at the Southbank Centre for The Braid Ensemble’s debut on 14th July 2018: https://www.southbankcentre.co.uk/whats-on/124694-braid-ensemble-2018   New CD/download with Divine Art Recordings Group: Songs, solos and duos: Released October 2017: https://divineartrecords.com/recording/david-braid-songs-solos-and-duos/ Taster track: Upon Silver Trees (Emily Gray: mezzo-soprano) https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zuCEC5HkTr0 Follow The Braid Ensemble on Twitter: @Braid_Ensemble NEWS: now published by Doberman-Yppan: 1st. Symphony, Op. 50: https://www.productionsdoz.com/en/catalog/sheet-music-for-ensemble-en/orchestra-en/1st-symphony-op-50/ The music of Welsh, London-based composer, David Braid, has been performed internationally in Europe and the Americas and broadcast on BBC Radio 3. Major UK performances include Wigmore Hall, Southbank Centre, King’s Place, Wilton’s Music Hall, 1901 Arts Club, amongst others. Steve Reich said of David’s work: “Morning – Integration of voice with string quartet beautifully done – particularly first entrance. Writing for instruments is solid and sounds very good to me. Very honest stuff”. Recordsinternational.com said in a review …